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Sheffield jobcentre strike inspires wider fight as PCS union discusses campaign

Sheffield jobcentre strike inspires wider fight as PCS union discusses campaign Workers at a Sheffield jobcentre ended a week-long strike last Friday—and could soon be joined by workers at three other offices in their fight against Tory cuts and closures.

Birmingham council strike heats up as refuse staff take daily action

Birmingham council strike heats up as refuse staff take daily action Birmingham workers are fighting for their livelihoods against vicious council cuts, reports Dave Sewell

No mental health support or housing for Grenfell survivors

No mental health support or housing for Grenfell survivors The class divide brought into the light by the Grenfell Tower fire has been further exposed this week.

Shouts of 'murderers' from Grenfell survivors as council leader elected

Shouts of murderers from Grenfell  survivors as council leader elected Survivors of the Grenfell Tower, treated with contempt by Kensington and Chelsea council for over a month, had a chance to speak last night, Wednesday. They did not hold back.

The Tories are the living dead - end the zombie regime

The Tories are the living dead - end the zombie regime A letter of no confidence in Theresa May is already circulating among Conservative MPs.

Eastern Avenue jobcentre walkout in Sheffield shows how to beat DWP cuts

Eastern Avenue jobcentre walkout in Sheffield shows how to beat DWP cuts Workers at a jobcentre in Sheffield began their second week-long strike on Monday.

Reports round-up

18 July 2017
Shorts reports from the week including industrial action, refugee solidarity, opposing Ukip and resisting council cuts

Arrogant Tories have robbed our wages with public sector pay cap

18 July 2017
Chancellor Philip Hammond is not denying reports that he told his cabinet colleagues that public sector workers are “overpaid”.

Jeremy Corbyn rallies support - but gives ground to the Labour right

18 July 2017
Mobilisations bring success but bitter Labour MPs still want more concessions, reports Nick Clark

Time ticks away on the Tories’ collapsing cabinet

18 July 2017
Tony Blair's latest intervention in the Brexit debate shows him to be unusually self-deluding even by his standards. He still doesn’t seem to understand that every time he opens his mouth he damages whatever cause he’s supporting.

Victims speak out over contaminated blood agony - and call for justice

17 July 2017
With a possible inquiry on the way, contaminated blood scandal victims spoke to Sadie Robinson

Four weeks after the Grenfell fire, vigil focuses grief and anger

13 July 2017
Survivors and local residents gathered to remember the dead and demand justice last night, Wednesday.

As Theresa May begs for help—don’t let her hang on

11 July 2017
First Theresa May threw a bung to the reactionary Democratic Unionist Party. Then she called on the slippery Lib Dems to vote with her government. Now May is reaching out to Labour.

Exhibitions in Middlesbrough that inspire radicalism

11 July 2017
The Middlesbrough Museum of Modern Art (Mima) is far from having million pound paintings hanging on sterile walls.

The Tory crisis creates an unmissable chance to end the public sector pay cap

11 July 2017
Anger at the public sector pay cap has opened up rifts at the top of the Tory party.

As support grows for Corbyn while Tory crisis deepens - now the left can win more

11 July 2017
The general election delivered the latest shock to the ruling class. Charlie Kimber says there is a shifting mood in Britain—and asks how we can organise to win real changes

Councils need to fight the Tories' demands for cuts - including those run by Labour

04 July 2017
Even if councils stopped filling in potholes, maintaining parks and open spaces it wouldn’t be enough to satisfy the Tories’ demand for cuts.

The Tories are down but not out - we need to start kicking to bring them down

04 July 2017
It’s less than a month since the general election and the Tories have dropped almost their entire manifesto.

Huge demo in London shows the mood to get the Tories out - and for an alternative

04 July 2017
Last week’s protest showed ordinary people’s determination to fight—and optimism about winning real change

Not one day more - Tories out demonstration

02 July 2017
Footage and voices from the demonstration

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